2012 Caterpillar 259B3

  • 3313 hours
  • Ships nationwide
  • #A2175007
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2012 Caterpillar 259B3

  • 3313 hours
  • Ships nationwide
  • #A2175007

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Asking Price$25,495
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Price with tax savings$20,141
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Inspection Summary


Inspected by Boom & Bucket

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What's great

  • Clean and dry engine compartment
  • Engine starts up with no unusual noises
  • Transmission components are in good condition; no unusual noises or vibrations during operation
  • Undercarriage components are in good condition; tracks have approximately 50% life remaining
  • Chassis and frame are in good condition; level stance
  • Hydraulic lines and fittings are clean and in good condition; no unusual noises during operation
  • Hydraulic cylinders are in good condition; no pitting or discoloration, no oil leaks
  • Minor cosmetic wear to cabin surfaces; solid floors, panels, and ceiling
  • Operator displays and controls are functioning

What needs work

  • Oil leak seen near bottom of engine; black engine smoke seen upon startup
  • Visible chipped paint/dents and areas of surface rust seen around exterior; cab door and both side glass windows are missing
  • Cab dome light is inoperable; switches have minor cosmetic damage
  • Heating and A/C components are inoperative; travel alarm system is configured but not operating correctly

About this equipment

The Caterpillar 259B3 is a compact track loader designed for versatility and efficiency. This particular machine, manufactured in 2012, has an operational weight of 9,226 lbs and has been used for approximately 3,313 hours. It features a 0.52 yd3 bucket, auxiliary hydraulics, and an enclosed cab (although the door and glass have been removed). The engine is a CAT C3.4 DIT with 74 HP, and it has a hydrostatic transmission. The machine has a clean engine compartment, good transmission components, and a well-maintained undercarriage. See the full inspection report for more details about its condition.


  • 0.52 yd3 Bucket

  • Auxiliary Hydraulics

  • Enclosed Cab (Door & Glass has been Removed)

  • A/C & Heat


  • Engine: CAT C3.4 DIT - 3.3 L - 4 Cyl. - 74 HP - Diesel

  • Hydrostatic Transmission

  • EPA Tier 4i

  • Hydraulic Pressure (Standard): 3,335 psi

  • Rated Operating Capacity: 3,000 lbs

  • Tipping Load: 5,900 lbs

  • Operational Weight: 9,226 lbs

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150+ pt inspection

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Oil analysis

Specifications sheet

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